Sentenced to 18 years imprisonment for statutory rape

The District Court has sentenced 61-year-old Pare Kami of Thantikand Rural Municipality-5 Tolijaisi to 18 years of imprisonment on December 28, 2023 for the crime of raping a 14-year-old girl. The bench of the District Judge Balram Lamsal has sentenced the accused to 18 years in prison, imposed a fine…

December 29, 2023  
Allegation of Domestic Violence Against  Government Employee

Nirmala Acharya, 38, Chief of the Women, Children, and Senior Citizens Branch, Bhairabi Rural Municipality - 4 was subjected to severe physical assault by her husband, Namraj Sharma Rijal, 41, employed in the Ministry of Social Development of the Karnali Province Government. The victim sustained a significant eye injury during…

December 11, 2023  
Accused Of Rape Arrested 

Police arrested a 13-year-old boy on October 9 on the charge of raping a 19-year-old girl. The victim complained that she was sexually assaulted while sleeping alone in her room during the night, in a village near the district headquarters on October 8. Police arrested the accused from the scene…

October 10, 2023  
A Complaint Against Domestic Violence At The District Police Office

25-year-old Lakshmi Bishwakarma along with her six-year-old daughter Manisha Bishwakarma and one-year-old son Sudarshan,of Gurans Rural Municipality-5 Goganpani, were physically assaulted by her 26-year-old husband, Mahendra BK October 7. ASI Sushila Bhusal, the Chief of the Women and Children Service Center at the District Police Office, reported that they received…

October 10, 2023  
INSEC Engages in Discussion Regarding Human Rights in Dailekh

The Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) Karnali Province Office has engaged in discussions with relevant authorities regarding the human rights situation in Dailekh. Led by Narayan Subedi, the Karnali Province Coordinator of INSEC, a team convened meetings on August 13 with representatives from Narayan Municipality, Gurans Rural Municipality, the District…

August 13, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

On July 11, the police arrested Tej Bahadur Nepali, a 25-year-old resident of Gurans Rural Municipality-5 Goganpani. He has been charged with the crime of raping a 60-year-old woman. The incident took place on July 6, where the victim alleges that she was raped in a forest. The victim promptly…

July 13, 2023  
Man Gets 33 Years Imprisonment Verdict For Rape of His Minor Daughter

The District Court has handed down a verdict sentencing a 50-year-old man to 33 years of imprisonment for the crime of raping his 17-year-old daughter. According to Tikaram Neupane, the Court's Information Officer, District Court Judge Balram Lamsal's bench issued the order for imprisonment on July 10, in relation to…

July 11, 2023  
Seventeen Years Imprisonment For Forcing to Engage in Sexual Act

The Dailekh District Court has issued a verdict of 17-year imprisonment, against 30-year-old Shobha Rokamagar, who currently operates a hotel business in Aathbis Municipality-6 Khidkijiula, Dailekh, for the offense of coercing a woman into engaging in sexual acts. The Court Information Officer, Nasu Tikaram Neupan, disclosed that the judgment was…

June 30, 2023  
Dispute over Appointment of Principal Halts School for Nine Days

The Malika Medium School, Mahabu, Rural Municipality-3, halted its school activities due to the dispute over the appointment of the principal. Hari Prasad Sharma and eight other tutors disrupted the school activities, since May 14, 2023, over the dispute over Sharma not being appointed. According to written information in the…

May 24, 2023  
Street Drama against Untouchability and Gender Discrimination. 

INSEC conducted a street play against untouchability and gender discrimination under a plan formed by the Child Right Group of on May 14, 2023, at Nepal Rastriya Medium School. According to Lokendra Bhandari, a teacher at the high school, the group hopes the street drama will help address and minimize…

May 17, 2023